jueves, 22 de junio de 2017

Green earthquake alert (4.7M,depth:10km) in Turkey at 6/22/2017 8:56:33 AM

Green Earthquake in Turkey


Population Density near epicenter (people/km2). Image area: 6x4 decimal degrees (approx. 650x450km2).


This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:10km
  • 22 Jun 2017 08:56:33 UTC
  • 5666130 people within 100km

Whether international humanitarian aid is needed must be decided by an expert.

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Earthquake Event


  • Magnitude: 4.7 M
  • Depth: 10 km (very shallow)
  • Source: NOAIG
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 38.7113, 27.7836
  • Time (UTC): 22 Jun 2017 08:56:33
  • Time (ECT): 22 Jun 2017 10:56:33

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inTurkey, Province of Manisa (population 1,253,110). The nearest places are Kumkuyucak (2km), Büyükbelen (4km), Abdi (6km), Sazoba (7km), Beyoba (9km), and 132 more.

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Akhisar (runway 9800ft, 10km), Akhisar Tsa (29km), Gaziemir (runway 4400ft, 71km), Cigli (runway 9800ft, 72km), Adnan Menderes (runway 10600ft, 73km), and 2 more. The nearest ports are Izmir (Smyrna) (62km), Izmir (67km), Aliaga (74km), Nemrut Bay (77km), and Foca (78km).

The maximum altitude nearby is NaNm.

The population near the earthquake is shown in the table below.

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 2.3 million people 132
50 km 950000 people 121
20 km 82000 people 65
10 km 15000 people 48



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